12.14 Cycle 26 Calibration Program

The Cycle 26 calibration plans for COS continue the routine calibration and monitoring programs performed in previous Cycles. Brief descriptions of the programs are listed in Table 12.2. The full calibration plan for Cycle 26 is listed in Table 12.17.


Table 12.17: Cycle 26 Calibration Programs.

Program NameProgram ID

NUV MAMA Fold Distribution

15539

NUV Detector Dark Monitor

15538

NUV Spectroscopic Sensitivity Monitor

15540

NUV Wavelength Scale Monitor

15541

NUV Target Acquisition Monitor

15542

FUV Detector Gain Maps

15534

FUV Detector Dark Monitor

15533

FUV Spectroscopic Sensitivity Monitor

15535

FUV Wavelength Scale Monitor

15536

FUV Target Acquisition Monitor

15537

If your program requires calibrations beyond those described here, then you should explicitly include this calibration in your Phase I proposal.